When you have misaligned or crooked teeth, they look unsightly and your good smile appearance will be detracted. At the same time, crooked teeth would be harder to clean which increases of the risk of tooth decay and periodontal diseases that increases the risk of tooth loss. But through orthodontic treatments, such crooked and misaligned teeth can be corrected. An orthodontist will, however, recommend the appropriate orthodontic treatment for you.
Orthodontic treatment is very necessary for people with crooked and misaligned teeth. Apart from difficulty in cleaning your teeth, such crooked teeth may cause other problems such as headaches, TMJ, and shoulder and neck pain. Your smile will also be affected by the unsightly appearance. For individuals with an unsightly smile, they often avoid going to social activities or events because they feel embarrassed. The good news is that orthodontic treatment would help restore a beautiful smile.
Braces have always been used to treat orthodontic problems. Traditionally, metal braces are used to straighten crooked teeth. The problem with metal braces is that there are a number of shortcomings associated with them. For instance, they are often visible and unsightly. This means that people will realize you are receiving orthodontic treatment. Since it is embarrassing wearing metal braces, some people avoid social events.
There are, however, other better alternative to metal braces. Such alternatives are Invisalign and clear braces. They are considered a better alternative because they boost the confidence of the patient during treatment, unlike the traditional metal braces. Unless a person gets so close, they would not notice you are wearing aligners.
Through beautiful smile braces, misaligned teeth are straightened restoring a beautiful smile. Once a beautiful healthy smile is restored you benefits in other ways as well. Because of the increased self-confidence, your career is also improved. As a result of the increased confidence, it becomes easier to attend social events and activities.
There are other benefits of beautiful smile braces in addition to the improved appearance. Such benefits are as follows.
1. Improved oral hygiene.
It is not easy cleaning crooked teeth. Because of poor oral hygiene, chances of cavities increase and tooth loss may also occur. When your teeth are straightened, cleaning becomes easier. There is also minimal risk of tooth decay due to improved hygiene.
2. Minimal discomfort due to TMJ
Orthodontic problems caused strain on your chewing muscles which can lead to the TMJ disorder. When you have a TMJ disorder, you experience headaches and sore jaws. Once the crooked teeth are straightened, the discomfort of TMJ disorder is reduced. This is because there will be no more strain on the chewing muscles.